5 days in South Carolina Itinerary

5 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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5 days in South Carolina Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  8​h
1
Myrtle Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Mount Pleasant
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Hilton Head
— 2 nights
Fly:  10​h
End: Los Angeles

1
night
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. On the 6th (Tue), get a taste of the local shopping with Broadway at the Beach, then have some family-friendly fun at Backstage Mirror Maze, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, and finally have fun at Myrtle Beach SkyWheel.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Myrtle Beach trip planner .

Los Angeles to Myrtle Beach is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Myrtle Beach due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Myrtle Beach when traveling from Los Angeles in August, with lows around 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Mount Pleasant.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks Fun & Games Shopping
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Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel ©
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel

1
night
Mount Pleasant

Mount Pleasant is a large suburban town in Charleston County, South Carolina, United States. Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then get interesting insight from Tours, and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Mount Pleasant trip itinerary planning tool .

Drive from Myrtle Beach to Mount Pleasant in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Mount Pleasant sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 73°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Mount Pleasant

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Charleston
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Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Room Escape Games

2
nights
Hilton Head

A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Coligny Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Fri): race across the water with a speed boat tour and then get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Hilton Head trip site .

Drive from Mount Pleasant to Hilton Head in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Hilton Head, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 75°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails

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